State & Local Government

ICMA SmartBrief

News for local government professionals

ICMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International City/County Management Association

Ill. county grants director becomes interim administrator

1/27/2015

  • Belleville News-Democrat (Ill.)

The St. Clair County, Ill., Board has appointed Debra Moore interim county administrator. Moore was executive director of the Intergovernmental Grants Department. She is also an assistant professor of… Read More

Public Safety SmartBrief

News for emergency communications and response professionals

Public Safety SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Emergency Number Association

Law agencies use radar that detects motion through walls

1/27/2015

  • USA Today

Radar equipment that can detect a human breath and other movement through the walls of a house is being used by the FBI, U.S. Marshals Service and dozens of other law enforcement agencies. Advocates s… Read More

NRPA SmartBrief

News for professionals working in parks and recreation

NRPA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Recreation and Parks Association

Maine conservation trust releases hiking, property guide

1/27/2015

  • Portland Press Herald (Maine)

The Kennebec Land Trust in Maine celebrated its 25th anniversary last fall with a new hiking guide, highlighting 20 of the trust's most popular properties and hiking trails. The trust has conserved al… Read More